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140 Viking Tor Cruise Reviews


Natslive avatar

Natslive

2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Cities visited great, rest not so much

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Never having been to Europe before nor done a river cruise decided on the Romantic Danube cruise at end of December. We have done a number of ocean cruises but this was our first river cruise. Having heard so many ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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uscdrm

7 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Relaxing, no glitch Danube cruise but don't miss the Prague extension

This is our 4th Viking River Cruise, and we chose this itinerary because although we had visited much of Europe, we had never been to these cities. I was quite concerned before the trip regarding the water level on ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Rachel Wu

8 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Romantic river cruise

We have been to the Viking River. We are happy with the cruising along the River Danube. The cabin is small, the entertainment is OK, could be better - mainly piano playing, One time the cruise director Dawn gave ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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buddytherealtor

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Broken Lock Turns Viking River Cruise Into Bus Cruise

In early June, a Viking ship ran into a lock on the Danube near Regensburg. The lock was closed for a few weeks but finally opened. We set sail from Nurnberg to Budapest on June 28. We spent the first two days of ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Internetgirl6191

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Mother/Daughter Trip

Top notch experience all the way around. We were met at the airport as scheduled and the tour began without a hitch. Our cruise was unaffected by low water and we were able to complete our itinerary as scheduled. ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Ludlow

1 Review Written

Never again on Viking

Our first river cruise and it was certainly our LAST with Viking. Our trip started off on the wrong foot with awful flight arrangements by Viking on Air Canada. Our original flight was cancelled and it took over 3 ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Dutchmasterace

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great time touring the Christmas Markets. Budapest was the best by far!

This tour was a bucket list item for the wife and I. The food was excellent and the crew and Director were outstanding. The on shore excursions were very informative and worth both time and money. The up close ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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8123923959mmbb

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic experience

From all cruises my wife and I have taken in the past, none of them hold a candle to the accommodations and friendly staff that we experienced on this cruise with Viking. I was extremely impressed with Viking Air ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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sbrenkus

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

7-Day Cruise - 3 Ship Moves, Endless Hours on Buses - Complete Disappointment

The 7-Day Romantic Danube Viking River Cruise was not so romantic and definitely not stress-free. DO NOT BOOK this Cruise itinerary between August and December as low river water levels hinder ships from sailing and ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Mikaela Krueger

1 Review Written

Viking is Amazing

Excellent excellent. Balanced schedule with many options even our young adult daughters loved every minute. The dining was excellent especially for my husband and myself as we are both foodies and have traveled ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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RLHart

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Initially Poor Customer Service – over a simple lost bag issue

It has been a month since we returned from our November 2018 visit to Prague and Danube River Cruise. We experienced the same low water levels that so many have commented on, this was out of Vikings control and we ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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mifarmette

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Hapsburg Influences on the Danube

This early springtime cruise was incredibly affordably priced when we booked for six couples to sail. We were treated with superb service in every way: rooms were beautifully cleaned each day, meals were delicious ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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mmitch0448

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Romantic Danube turned bus ride - don't book this in 2018

The Good - Prague pre-trip at Hilton (make sure your room has been recently renovated), Regensburg/Vienna/Budapest attractions, the European winter markets, excellent service on the ships, flow of wine/beer at lunch ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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topspot

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

This was no cruise, it was a BUS RIDE

We chose this cruise as a way to see Germany, Austria and Budapest without having to unpack and change hotels. Due to the water level, we had two ship swaps so we were on a total of three ships in 7 days. There ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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bhaese2864

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Danube Low Water Motor Coach Tour

We "sailed" with Viking October 12 through October 19, 2018. Our "Romantic Danube River Cruise" turned into the Danube Motor Coach Bus Tour. Due to low water levels on the Danube, which we now understand has been ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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CarolynRipp

1 Review Written

Perfect!

Everything was planned and executed beautifully! The staff made every aspect enjoyable. Even normal life mishaps were cared for with a professional touch without being “stuffy”. Loved it! The side trips ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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PatFMcG

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A cruise that is NOT a cruise

My friend and I have just returned from the Viking river cruise (Romantic Danube) and sadly to say it was not the holiday that they advertised. The firm had knowledge of the low water levels for a few months but, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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xamaliadx

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Expensive Bus Tour

We just got back from the Romantic Danube Cruise that turned into a partial bus tour. We were supposed to sail on the Var, but instead we went on the Tor, Wilhelm and another ship I can't remember. That's ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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cMak

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking Blue Danube cruise turned into expensive bus ride

The water level in the Danube is low, so we expected we might have have to switch ships midway along. We called Viking a few days before our trip, and Viking claimed there was as yet no determination. Well when we ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Alliesand

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Danube was impassable and Viking was dishonest about disruptions in itinerary.

We chose this cruise because we had heard so many wonderful things about Viking River Cruises and the beauty of the Danube as it winds through Germany, Austria and Hungary. Unfortunately, our experience did not ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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MZD

1 Review Written

Wow! Words cannot describe!

What a wonderful experience! From first setting foot on the ship we were treated like royalty! Everything we needed and could have possibly wanted was provided by an amazing staff with a smile and friendliness we ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Julie.Leitch

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A cruise that turns out not to be a cruise but a glorified coach tour

We planned to sail from Nurenburg to Budapest on 27.07.18 I chose Viking cruises as i believed that they were of superior quality and thought they would be a good experience, little did i know..... I am ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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globetrotter18

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Rethink an end of July cruise/bus tour on the Danube

I give this a 3 for neutral... This was a bucket list trip for us. We chose this trip so that we could get a taste of the cities that are advertised on this journey. There were many wonderful things we saw but ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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lifewith4boys

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Lemonade from Lemons

I had extensively researched river cruises to determine if there would be one right for my husband and me. We are both 54 and, quite honestly, fairly active people. Although I was aware the average age was much ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Whury

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

This would have been 5 * if we hadn’t been docked for 3 days ...

Firstly I would like to say this is one of the best holidays we have been on. The staff, ship and destinations were exactly as described and totally met our expectations. The down side was that a few days ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Viking Tor Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.4
Dining4.04.5
Entertainment3.03.9
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.5
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.2
Service4.04.6
Value For Money3.04
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